Examples of congratulation in a sentence
Let me offer you my congratulations for being elected.
Please send her my congratulations.
I sent her a letter of congratulations.
Origin and Etymology of congratulation
First Known Use: 15th century
CONGRATULATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of congratulation for English Language Learners
congratulations : a message telling someone that you are happy because of his or her success or good luck : words that congratulate someone
: the act of telling someone that you are happy because of his or her success or good luck : the act of congratulating someone
CONGRATULATION Defined for Kids
Definition of congratulation for Students
1 : the act of expressing pleasure at another person's success or good fortune
2 : an expression of pleasure at another person's success or good fortune —usually used in pl.
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